The objective of this qualification is to support a role in the workplace or to give personal growth in relation to understanding the principles of first aid for mental health.
A mental health first aider is a nominated person within an organisation who anyone can go to, to assist with a mental health problem. The first aider will help to advise and guide those needing assistance, and will have knowledge of how to identify those who are developing mental health issues.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by 2 multiple-choice examinations.
On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development by
undertaking a Level 3 qualification in Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace for Managers.
Highfield Level 2 Award in Introduction to First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
What is covered on this course?